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How to Set Long-Term Goals in Your Medical Sales Career

Are you considering a career in medical sales? If so, it’s important to plan your long-term career goals. Planning your career goals will help you focus your job search and make sure you’re on the right track. Your plan should include your short-term and long-term goals, as well as the steps you’ll need to take […]

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Career Development Opportunities for Medical Sales Reps

Careers in medical device sales are highly sought after and very rewarding. But developing your career in the industry can be time-consuming and confusing, especially you don’t have a clear path.  No matter how much time you’ve spent as a medical sales rep, there is still an opportunity for advancement. There are a variety of […]

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Accelerate Your Medical Sales Career with the Help of a Sales Coach

Sales success seems easy enough to define. Close the deal, meet the quota, and hit the goal. And that’s all true. Sales numbers can be a great indicator of short term success. However, the most successful salespeople think beyond the next deal or even sales season. They look for ways to grow in their career.  […]

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4 Ways Email Addiction Hurts Your Medical Sales Career

Your smartphone, your tablet, your laptop — work emails are accessible virtually everywhere. We have the ability to refresh our inboxes on the spot, at any moment. In fact, according to the Adobe Email Usage Study, consumers spend approximately five hours a day checking work emails alone.  That study also revealed that work emails are […]

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Trust the Process: Embrace Missed Opportunities in Your Career Journey

Medical sales is a competitive, fast-paced, and demanding profession. Finding your footing in a role that makes you feel like you’re thriving may take some time and effort. If you’ve applied to new roles without successfully landing an offer, you might start to feel like reaching your goals isn’t realistic. 0

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3 Simple Tips to Educate Yourself If Medical Sales College Isn’t Right For You

Medical Sales College is a licensed and regulated college dedicated to medical device sales education. It specializes in placing candidates with no device-specific experience in the field. While the college has successfully placed over 1,100 graduates in medical device careers, it isn’t for everyone. Some people don’t have the time or money for this type […]

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3 Tips For Fighting Gender Bias Throughout Your Medical Sales Career

It’s 2018, and, unfortunately, women are still subjected to biases and obstacles related to their gender. This even happens in the job search. An October 2017 Fairygodboss survey looked at how hiring managers perceive females based on photographs. They focused on weight, demeanor, age, and race — and the findings are startling. For example, 20 […]

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Beyond 90 Days: How to Help Medical Sales New Hires Thrive from the Start

Finally finding top talent and making a hire is exciting, especially in a competitive world like medical sales. However, what happens if that new hire doesn’t pan out? Unfortunately, this is a common issue. A 2018 report from Jobvite found that 30 percent of new hires have left their job within the first 90 days. […]

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Want to Advance Your Medical Sales Career? Ask for Feedback

Feedback is critical to career development — especially in a medical sales job. That doesn’t mean it’s easy to accept and process all of the advice you receive. It’s a skill you need to develop, and accepting feedback works like anything else in life: practice makes perfect. Unfortunately, if you’re waiting for your manager to […]